09 Aug '16, 4am

#SG51 Special 2016: Things to call our own

In the Housing and Developing Board estate in which I live, a flock of “chickens” has laid claim to some of the green leafy corners of the neighbourhood, delighting children, alarming other local birds, and provoking a protective instinct among adults, who slow their cars to let the birds cross the road. Shortly after they moved in, residents were told that they were not, in fact, chickens but Red Junglefowl, the wild ancestor of domestic chickens, and a protected species here. It was a pleasant situation of a community hosting an endangered member of the local eco-system. Later, I found out that while the Red Junglefowl is native to the region, it had been locally extinct for some years. The birds we see now are likely to have descended from a few plucky creatures that somehow made it from Johor to Pulau Ubin, before moving onto mainland Singapore. In a small, outward-loo...

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